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Former Test cricketer Michael Slater arrested over alleged domestic violence incident

Former Australian Test cricketer Michael Slater has been arrested over an alleged domestic violence incident.

NSW Police have confirmed a 51-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday at a home in Manly on Sydney’s northern beaches.

He was taken to Manly police station and has not been charged.

Officers began investigating on Tuesday after receiving reports of an alleged domestic violence incident.

The opening batsman played in 74 Test matches before retiring 10 years ago.

He was recently dropped from Channel Seven’s commentary team for the upcoming summer cricket season, with the broadcaster citing financial pressures.

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